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8.75” x 12.25”. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With pictorial dustwrapper. Maroon endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along edges. Not price clipped). Inscription opposite main title signed by author. Colour plates clean and bright. A very clean and tight copy. 222pp. With 96 colour plates. Beautifully illustrated collection of pictures of fruit by William Hooker. Each plate has a description of the depicted fruit by Frederick Roach.
Title: Hooker’s Finest Fruits. A selection of paintings of fruits by WILLIAM HOOKER (1779-1832), Introduction by William T.Stern. Descriptions by Frederick A. Roach. Signed copy.
Publisher: The Herbert Press. 1989 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 65842
Keywords: Horticulture FREDERICK A.ROACH, Hooker’s Finest Fruits, paintings, WILLIAM HOOKER, Signed copy, colour plates, dustwrapper first edition